Research and reports
UNICEF’s work is grounded in empirical data, rigorous research and thoughtful analysis.
UNICEF combines its experience, research and analysis to create programmes, campaigns and initiatives wherever they are needed most. Explore our reports to see how data can lead to change.
Driving change for children through data
UNICEF is the world's leading source of credible data and analysis about the situation of children, using evidence to drive change.
UNICEF helps protect children’s rights through reports that highlight current data.
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Read our research blog
Our blog, Evidence for Action, presents the latest insights on data, research and policy. See how UNICEF gathers evidence on children’s lives around the world.
Global household surveys
UNICEF’s Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys use house by house visits to get the most recent data on families.